White Blossoms Soap

Here is a lovely soap by Laura, of Silk and Clay Soaps appropriately named Baby’s Breath, that fits the White Blossoms color inspiration.  I like how the flowers sprinkled on top of the blue and white swirled soap represent some of the colors, too.  It just goes to show you that you do not need to use a color palette …

Color Palette Soap Challenge – Beaded Bright Showcase

I bet you forgot about this challenge or assumed I had forgotten.  We had only one participant so I won’t be doing a challenge with the color palettes anymore, but I will try to post one for inspiration throughout the year.  Here is the Beaded Bright color palette by Design Seeds. In the meantime, I want to share with you …

Column Pour Soap Challenge Sun Catcher Variation

Column Pour Soap Challenge Sun Catcher Variation

Column Pour Soap Challenge Sun Catcher Variation – I participated in the soap challenge by Amy of Great Cakes Soap Works.  I completely forgot I signed up, and saw that it was due TODAY!  Eek!  So I rushed and made a quick column pour.  I was planning on doing something unique with it, but my stripes needed to be thicker, …

Gradient Layers Gone Bad Or Not

Gradient Layered Soap Gone Bad Or Not

Gradient Layered Soap Gone Bad Or Not  – I participated in Amy’s, from Great Cakes Soapworks, gradient challenge this month. I had tried out this kit I received free at the HSCG Conference in Raleigh from Brambleberry, using a Pear scent from another supplier. I had intended to make a really cool new design for the gradient challenge, one I haven’t …

Color Palette Soap Challenge – Beaded Bright

Color Palette Soap Challenge – CPSC – Beaded Bright. This is a challenge for any skill level, any soap – CP, HP, MP. I will post a color palette, you create any soap you like using at least 3 colors (you can add neutrals, see the rules below). You can join in any time.  At the end of the 2 weeks, you’ll …

Color Palette Soap Challenge Reveal – Color Crawl

Here are beautiful soaps using the Color Crawl palette in the CPSC.  We only had one participant in this challenge but she made 3 different soaps.  I love it how each soap was inspired very differently with the palette. Yayi’s Soap Lab       Please comment below and let Yaya know what you think of her lovely soaps.  I …

CPSC Link Up 2013 – Color Crawl

This is the Color Palette Soap Challenge Link up for Color Crawl. Normally I post this on Saturday, but I was out of town this weekend and had little access to the computer.  You will have 1 week to upload your photos here and link them to your blog, business Facebook, YouTube, or Pinterest pin/board.Whether blogging, posting to Facebook, making a …

Sunday Spotlight – Ispiration for CPSC Color Crawl

I chose soaps today that would give some inspiration to those participating in the Color Palette Soap Challenge (CPSC).  This challenge is called Color Crawl, and features greens, yellows, and beiges. The Little Soap Store   Bella Fresca Sweet Sally’s Soap Soap For Your Soul Pink Parchment Soaps   Evie Soap   Dope on a Rope Soap Disclaimer:  The Sunday …

Color Palette Soap Challenge 2013 – Color Crawl

I am reinstituting the Color Palette Soap Challenge – CPSC I did last year. I am going to run the challenges every third week, giving you 2 weeks to complete a challenge, and a week to link it up.  This is a challenge for any skill level, any soap – CP, HP, MP. I will post a color palette, you create any …

CPSC Spiced Palette Soap Reveal and Tutorial

Week 3 Color Palette Soap Challenge – Spiced Palette.  This week I made a layered soap in a Hot Buttered Rum scent.  Besides smelling awesome, I love the colors. First prep your colorants.  I used red oxide, yellow oxide, and titanium dioxide.  Make 1 color with 3 parts red, 1 part yellow.  And the second color a strong yellow with a touch …

CPSC Spotlight – 2 – Street Tones

Week 2 of the Color Palette Soap Challenge  – Each soapmaker did a beautiful job with the colors and created unique designs.  Great job to week 2 participants.  Trust me…working with color isn’t as easy as you think. Eileen of Simple Pleasures Handmade Soap (located in Canada) decided to try another peacock swirl with dark and light teals of the palette plus white.  I love the …